Registration is Open for SNA’s Virtual Expo Launching February 4!
Registration for SNA’s free 2020 Virtual Expo is now open! Experience the future of sourcing new products, equipment, and technology when you visit interactive virtual exhibit booths. Learn More

SNA Announces the All-New +1 Membership Challenge!
Are you ready to take the +1 Membership Challenge? It’s easy! Download the fun social media tools to share your reason for joining SNA. Then recruit at least one new member! Learn More

SNA 2020-21 National Committee Openings
Interested in serving on a SNA Committee or Council? Serving on a SNA committee/council offers exciting opportunities to grow professionally, develop new skills, work on issues from a national perspective and make a contribution to the school nutrition profession. Visit the SNA website to learn about our current openings and to download the Committee Interest Form. Forms are due by January 31, 2020. 
#LAC2020 Early Bird Registration Deadline Extended to January 17, 2020!
The FINAL day to receive the early bird registration rate for #LAC2020 is Friday, January 17. Register now! Read More

Late-Breaking Deadline for ANC 2020 Research and Best Practices Poster Showcase
The deadline for poster submissions for the ANC 2020 School Nutrition Research & Best Practices Showcase is March 31! Read More

Congratulations Michelle Taylor: #LAC2020 Sweepstakes Winner
SNA would like to thank all members that participated in this year’s Legislative Action Conference (LAC) Sweepstakes. Read More
 
SNA Announces 2020 Josephine Martin National Policy Fellow
Laurie Allocca, an SNA member and Nutrition Services Manager at the New Mexico School for the Deaf located in Santa Fe, was named the 2020 Josephine Martin National Policy Fellow. Read More
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More than 600 attendees will head to Indian Wells, Calif., this weekend for the most innovative conference in school nutrition—2020 Vision: the School Nutrition Industry Conference. This year’s conference features SNA’s first ever THINKubator, new Learning Circles, and special conference workshops.

2019 Year-End Advocacy Update
As we move into a new year, this is a great time to look back at the incredible advocacy efforts of school nutrition professionals in 2019. Even in a year with many competing priorities on Capitol Hill, so much was accomplished! Read More
Apply Today for a Professional Development Scholarship!
Want to earn your degree? SNF is accepting applications for Professional Development Scholarships to help cover the costs of tuition and books for a degree in a school nutrition-related field. The application deadline is January 31, 2020. Learn More

SNF Now Accepting Applications for 2020 SNF Equipment Grants
New this year, eligible applicants have the opportunity to win one of three SNF equipment grants! These three grants are the Winston Equipment Grant, the Vulcan/Hobart Equipment Grant, and the Collection Grant. If your kitchen needs new equipment, consider applying today! Learn More

SNF Sends Big “Thank You” to State Ambassadors
State Ambassadors played a huge role in supporting the School Nutrition Foundation (SNF) in 2019. Read More
SNA Announces the Passing of Past President Elizabeth Parker McPherson
SNA sorrowfully announces the passing of past president Elizabeth “Lib” Parker McPherson. McPherson was president of SNA from 1992 to 1993. She died on December 21, 2019 at the age of 90. Read More
Volunteering opens our hearts and expands our communities. In the January 2020 issue of School Nutrition magazine learn more about volunteering and find the opportunity that’s right for you!